Mattress manufacturer Purple Innovation is applying its technology to smaller products – pet beds. It is raising money on crowdfunding site Kickstarter to put the beds into production.
A silicone film drape with a polyurethane barrier film from Covalon has won Frost & Sullivan’s 2018 North American surgical site infection prevention new product innovation award
ULC has issued its first evaluation report in Canada for spray polyurethane foam and coatings to Accella Polyurethane Systems Canada.
RetroFoam of Michigan has published a guide designed to answer homeowners’ questions about spray polyurethane foam insulation
BASF has extended its Ultrasim simulation tool so it can predict the foaming and curing of its Elastofoam I flexible integral foam system for car steering wheels.
A new economic report from the American Chemistry Council suggests that withdrawal from the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) would create a tariff burden of up to $9 billion on US chemical exports
The UK government is to seek associate membership of the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) after it leaves the EU.
Huntsman is to acquire spray polyurethane foam insulation specialist Demilec from an affiliate of Sun Capital Partners.
A draft screening assessment from Health Canada has concluded that isophorone diisocyanate (IPDI), used as a monomer in polyurethane manufacture, poses a low risk of harm.
The Woodbridge Group has formed an equal joint venture with Japan’s Inoac Corporation in north and south America.